How To Crochet: The Perfect Kitchen Rug – Easy as Pie, too!

How To Crochet: The Perfect Kitchen Rug – Easy as Pie, too!

My “perfect” kitchen rug. I was already more than half-way done with the bath rug when I happened upon a crochet stitch from Mikey over at The Crochet Crowd that I just knew I wanted to use for our new kitchen rug. The bubble stitch. So pretty, seriously bubblicious, and simply perfect for stepping in front of the sink in our new little abode. Related: Crochet this stunning bath mat I had to have this in my kitchen. For my kitchen – the perfect rug. So I got … Read more…


Judge Not Lest Ye Be Judged: it’s not what you think – Life Lesson #63

We’ve all heard the phrase “judge not lest ye be judged”, or some variation of it – coming from the Bible and found in a couple of places; most popular (if that’s a thing) in Matthew 7:1. I am not now a (conventionally?) religious person, by choice; however, I am human and do follow a spiritual path that I believe is a good one. I’m stating this for the record, though I don’t have to. My point here is that this post is about those who judge, having … Read more…


You CAN Achieve Perfection! Life Lesson #42

Many of you out there may be happy to know that you can achieve perfection in your life. I realize that it sounds impossible and/or far reaching, but if you work hard enough and long enough and smart enough and… …wait a minute. Perfection? What IS that? A perfect life. Do you want that? Perhaps you’ve already got it. Have you? Have you gone and achieved perfection in your life? If so, then you may know that nothing and no one in this world is perfect. It can’t … Read more…